You have joined us at the web pages for the Hutt Valley Branch of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists.  This site provides information for our branch members and also for anyone interested in researching their family history in the Hutt Valley area.


Our Branch generally meets twice a month at the Petone Public Library meeting room, 7-11 Britannia Street, Petone. Visitors are most welcome.

Select Meetings from the menu above for more information, and Coming Up to see our calendar of meeting topics and events.

Want to know more?

Follow the links here or at the top and bottom of this page to find out more about us and how to become a Hutt Valley NZSG Branch member.

You can also read about our news, find back copies of our information-rich Branch newsletters, and see what speakers and topics have been covered at previous meetings.

We hope these pages will provide you with some additional sources to further your family history research, including the resources the Branch holds for members' use in its library at the Heritage Centre, Petone Public Library. We have also included some links that you might find helpful.

Click this link to contact us, or come along to one of our meetings. We would love to share our interest with you.

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Coming Up


Evening Meeting, Thurs 10 April, 7.30pm

Dale Williamson will talk about The New Zealand Coastwatchers in World War Two.

Morning Meeting, Thurs 17 April, 10.00am

Branch member, Suzanne Sutton-Cummings, will repeat the presentation that she gave at the February evening meeting on Self-Publishing Family History.

Evening Meeting, Thurs 8 May, 7.30pm

Hutt Valley Branch NZSG Annual General Meeting. Speaker to be advised.

Morning Meeting, Thurs 15 May, 10.00am

Stories of Your World War I Servicemen. Members are invited to tell the stories of their family members in World War I (about 10 minutes each).

For more details see our Meetings Coming Up page and also our News page.